Mix beef, eggs, pepper, garlic, Tabasco sauce and soy sauce. Heat oil in a large pan; sauté onion and chives until translucent. Add beef mixture in batches, and cook until no longer pink. Set aside.
Remove core from cabbage; place head in large pot with 12 cups boiling water. Cover and steam until leaves separate easily, 5-7 minutes. You may have to repeat this process several times; continue until you have 12 leaves.
Place 1/4 cup meat mixture into a leaf, fold in both ends then both sides, and place in large casserole dish, seam side down. Continue until all leaves are used.
SAUCE: Slowly heat the tomato paste; add remaining ingredients, Pour over rolls, cover and cook at 350F for 4 hours. Uncover for the last half hour of cooking. Makes 12 servings.